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Legal information and data protection


This privacy policy informs users about the nature, scope and purpose of the collection and use of personal data by the responsible provider Black Star Sailing Ltd. on this website.

The information provided here refers to the legal basis of EU data protection, which with the entry into force of the EU Data Protection Basic Regulation (DSGVO) also applies in Switzerland and thus to Swiss companies.

Declaration of consent

We would like to point out that by accessing the contents of and by accepting the cookie warning message, you automatically agree to the following legal conditions.

Please read our Privacy Policy and Legal Notices carefully before using this website. In this policy, we explain how we handle your personal information and use cookies.

If you have any objections, comments or questions about the terms and conditions and the content presented, please contact Black Star Sailing Ltd. (contact see imprint).

Handling of personal data

Basically we do not keep any personal data of the visitors of our webpages, except of course the personal data which you deliberately leave behind, e.g. by sending a message or contacting us via contact form or registering for the Black Star Sailing Newsletter. In these cases we need at least your e-mail address.

If you decide to entrust us with your personal information so that we can correspond with you, we reserve the right to use this information for (our own) marketing purposes only. If you do not wish us to do so, please let us know.

This website uses cookies

Cookies are pieces of data that a web page sends to the browser you are using so that your access to websites can be faster, smoother and more personal.

Modern browsers offer the option of a default setting so that you are informed when a cookie is being used. In this case, you can actively decide whether or not to accept it.

This website uses Google Analytics

Google Analytics is installed on our websites. This web service of Google LLC. or Alphabet Inc. USA, is used by us for the anonymous collection of usage data. With the help of Google Analytics, Black Star Sailing Ltd. (and Google) can usually see where a user comes from on our websites, on the one hand in the geographical environment (accuracy except for location (but no addresses or even names)) or in the environment of the Worldwide Web (via which link or which search engine). At best, it can be seen from which (larger) company a visitor comes.

In addition, Google Analytics provides an overview of user behaviour on our websites.

At the same time, users remain anonymous. It is therefore in no way possible to identify who is visiting the websites. Accordingly, no personal data is collected via Google Analytics.

At the same time, we would like to inform you that Google needs information (including IP address) from the users of our websites to provide the web service Google Analytics and uses this information to generate the analytics evaluations. For this purpose, this data is transferred to the USA and processed and evaluated on Google’s own web servers. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data available to Google.

Google therefore uses this information to compile reports on activities on the websites of Black Star Sailing Ltd. and to provide other services.

Google may pass this information on to third parties if this is obtained by the authorities, e.g. for the purpose of an investigation or criminal prosecution.

Google is also authorised to have this data processed by third parties (on behalf of Google).

Wherever Google Analytics is active on our web pages, a specific Google cookie is used.

You can prevent the use of Google cookies by setting your browser software accordingly. However, this can lead to the fact that not all representations of this website function perfectly.

Legal in general

We would like to point out again that by accessing the contents of you automatically agree to the legal conditions listed below.

All information on this website is non-binding. Black Star Sailing Ltd. assumes no liability or guarantee for correctness and completeness. No guarantee is given, nor are binding assurances made of service features. The content does not give rise to any legal claims.

Legal in detail

All information, contents and data are without guarantee. We cannot fully guarantee that this information and data is error-free and up to date at all times. Black Star Sailing Ltd. and the hosting provider assume no liability for malfunctions of the internet, damages caused by third parties or to third parties, imported data of any kind (viruses, worms, Trojan horses) as well as for links from and to other websites.

Black Star Sailing Ltd. cannot guarantee the functioning of hardware and software. We must therefore point out that this website may at any time have technical deviations from the standard or the expected. This applies, among other things, to errors in content, inaccuracies and malfunctions in the typographic reproduction or display of the images – in particular when using certain terminal devices such as smartphones, tablet PCs or certain older Internet browsers.

Black Star Sailing Ltd. reserves the right to change or update the information on this site at any time and without prior notice.

Any liability towards you or third parties is excluded in any case.

Black Star Sailing Ltd. assumes no liability whatsoever for direct, indirect, special or other damages or consequential damages resulting from the use of this website or any website linked to it. Any liability for lost profits, business interruptions, malfunctions, misinformation, the loss of programs or other data in your information systems is also completely excluded. This applies in particular if we have previously pointed out the possibility of such damage.

Copyright & third party copyrights

This website and its contents are protected by copyright. All illustrations, graphics, texts, photos etc. are protected by copyright. (even in low web resolution) are under no circumstances to be used commercially and may only be reproduced, copied, published or used in any other form with the prior written permission of Black Star Sailing Ltd.

Black Star Sailing Ltd. has thoroughly checked all contents of this website to ensure that they do not infringe any copyrights of third parties. Should this nevertheless have happened, please inform us immediately so that we can clarify the circumstances and rectify the legal situation.

Rights of persons or groups

All contents of our websites are purely informative.

If this website or any specific content of this website should injure a person, a group or a minority in their feelings, beliefs or religious values, this is done unintentionally. If this is the case, please let us know so that we can undo the unfortunate mistake.

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